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[Paint]. Gleason, L. C.

L. C. Gleason & Co. Signs Calling Card.

Self-published Boston, MA n.d. (ca. 1900) 3" x 5" b/w decorated card, printed on both sides.
A very nice illustrated and hand-lettered calling card for L. C. Gleason & Co. Signs, a sign painting and lettering company in Boston in the early 20th century. The card advertises "Signs and such work of every description, estimates and designs furnished, house, store and office painting", with "particular attention given to signs on brass, copper & princess metal". The reverse side lists references from 22 Boston area businesses, including the Singer Mfg. Co., Coats Thread Co., the Hotel Tivoli, and Rochester Brew Co. An interesting piece of Boston commercial history.

Edition: Original edition
Binding: Stored in plastic sleeve
Condition: Very Good, light stains and marks on both sides, one corner crea
Book Id: 15943

Price: $30.00

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